Festival schedule in Vietnam in August 2015

It’s August now and if you want to better learn about Vietnam via its traditional activities and festivals, it is a great time for you. Coming to Vietnam during this time, you will have a chance to join various festivals taking place along the country and experience a wide range of traditional activities. And if you need a visa for such activities, Vietnam visa on arrival may be a good choice.

Here is the list of festivals in August in Vietnam for your reference:

TimeEventLocation
15-16 AugustVietnam – Japan Culture Exchange FestivalHoi An Ancient Town, Quang Nam Province
AugustThe 5th anniversary of Imperial Citadel of Thang Long – World Cultural Heritage (2010 – 2015)Imperial Citadel of Thang Long, Ha Noi
AugustNational dance performance programBach Dang Street, Da Nang City
Typical traditional festivals
6 August (the 22nd day of the sixth lunar month)Thanh Phuoc FestivalThanh Phuoc Village, Huong Phong Commune, Huong Tra Town, Thua Thien – Hue Province
8 August (the 24th day of the sixth lunar month)Ong Pagoda FestivalOng Pagoda, 676 – 678 Nguyen Trai Street, District 5, Ho Chi Minh City
10 August (the 26th day of the sixth lunar month)Ky Yen FestivalNguyen Huu Canh Temple, Bien Hoa City, Dong Nai Province
14 August (the 1st day of the seventh lunar month)Celebrating Victory Festival of Nung Din ethnic peopleMuong Khuong and Bac Ha Districts, Lao Cai Province
20 August (the 7th day of the seventh lunar month)Bac Ha Temple FestivalBac Ha Temple, Bac Ha Town, Bac Ha District, Lao Cai Province
20 August (the 7th day of the seventh lunar month)Cai Cong Temple FestivalThuong Thanh Village, Thanh Cao Commune, Thanh Oai District, Ha Noi
22 August (the 9th day of the seventh lunar month)Dao Xa FestivalDao Xa Commune, Thanh Thuy District, Phu Tho Province
25 August (the 12th day of the seventh lunar month)Ba Thon Temple FestivalThuy Hai Commune, Thai Thuy District, Thai Binh Province
27 – 29 August (the 14th – 16th days of the seventh lunar month)Minh Huong FestivalMinh Huong Village, Dien Hai Commune, Phong Dien District, Thua Thien – Hue Province
28 August (the 15th day of the seventh lunar month)Boat Racing Festival on Canh River Huong Canh Town, Binh Xuyen District, Vinh Phuc Province
28 August (the 15th day of the seventh lunar month)Long Chu FestivalFishing villages in Hoi An City, Quang Nam Province
28 August (the 15th day of the seventh lunar month)Do Gian FestivalAn Thai Village, An Nhon District, Binh Dinh Province
29 August (the 16th day of the seventh lunar month)An Truyen FestivalPhu An Commune, Phu Vang District, Thua Thien – Hue Province